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MAT Spanish Education Grades P-12

Format: In person on the Statesboro Campus and Online
Credit Hours: 33
Entry Terms: Fall, Spring, Summer

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What background do I need?

This concentration is for candidates who already hold a bachelor’s degree in Spanish.  If the applicant holds a degree in another field, but wishes to become certified in Spanish Education, the applicant must have 21 credit hours (of which at least 12 credit hours must be 3000-level and above) in SPAN (Spanish) content courses. Please see the Graduate Academic Services Center website for MAT transcript evaluation information.

Please note that during the program, you will be required to complete field experiences, including practicums and student teaching/internship. All field experience requirements for any M.A.T. program must be completed in the state of Georgia. Field experiences, including students teaching, for students in the online M.A.T. Concentrations in Elementary Education, Health and Physical Education, Spanish Education, and Special Education will be considered in the Georgia region in which you are located.

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What certification will I be eligible for upon completion of this concentration?

Upon successful completion of all program requirements and passing the appropriate GACE exam, you will be eligible for Georgia T-5 Spanish Education Certification (grades P-12). The program is a CAEP accredited, Georgia Professional Standards Commission approved program that is recognized through reciprocity in many other states in the U.S.

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Interim Program Director
Dr. Angela Pinilla-Herrera

Last updated: 2/2/2024